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romney as they once again go head to head with a race in a dead heat and the pressure of the president's last debate stumbles looming large. what happened in the rematch? tonight our team of political pros tells us where they think the candidates succeeded and blundered in the "nightline" report card. >>> and analyze that. could freud hold the key to who would be a better president? we hop onto the couch of the shrink who is unraveling the subconscious of the candidates. >> from the global resources of abc news. with terry moran, cynthia mcfadden, and bill weir in new york city. this is a special edition of "nightline." one on one, the presidential debate. >>> good evening, i'm terry moran. well, that was a fierce debate. a heated showdown as president obama and his republican challenger mitt romney met on stage for a fiery second round in a town hall-style debate. with 21 days until election day, the heat is on. especially for the president looking to make a comeback after the lackluster showing in the last debate shifted the polls in romney's favor right across the country. tonight,
nominee mitt romney and president barack obama, with only 34 days to go before the election. did someone win the great debate? >>> making the grade. they advised george w. bush, al gore and sarah palin before their famous debates. with the stakes so high, what marks do our political insiders give these candidates? we'll tell you, in the "nightline" report card. >>> and, what's your percent? are you in the 47%? what does it take to be in the 1% of the 1%? this year, the percentage has taken on a life of its own, and we get right to the point. >> announcer: from the global resources of abc news, with terry moran, cynthia mcfadden and bill weir in new york city, this is a special edition of "nightline," one-on-one, the candidates debate, october 3rd, 2012. >> good evening, i'm terry moran. tonight, a high stakes showdown as president barack obama and mitt romney took the stage in denver to go head to head for the first time. an estimated 60 million americans tuned in to watch this critical moment in an often contentious presidential campaign with the election just 34 days away. crucial swin
not be tighter, president obama and republican challenger mitt romney squared off in florida this evening in the last presidential debate. our guides to what you need to know. >>> she moderated the vice presidential debate. he advised george w. bush before he took the stage. martha raddatz and matt dowd tell us who they think had the upper hand in a "nightline" report card. >>> and i'm getting to know you. from coors light drinkers to hbo watchers, how presidential campaigns are user hyper personalized information about what you like to do, buy and watch to try and win your vote. >>> good evening, i'm terry moran. tonight, the highly anticipated final round as president barack obama, republican challenger mitt romney took the stage to go head to head in the last presidential debate. this is a crucial night, and it could tip the scales in a side-by-side comparison, 15 days left until the election and millions of early ballots already being cast so here's how it all happened in florida tonight. the two men who would be president squared off for the last time in the homestretch of a race tha
mitt romney's presidential candidacy may have ushered in a mormon moment in this country, the church remains largely a mystery to those outside of the faith. >> elder dustin. >> i'm sorry. >> elder dustin. >> elder? >> yes, sir. right here on my name tag, if that helps. >> it does. >> reporter: elder is a church term for the missionaries, though at age 21 and 20, they are anything but old. >> i like your hat. >> reporter: they are serving on a mission in la mras, louisiana, a long way from home in utah. >> i didn't know too much about it. people would tell me, you're going to have jambalaya and gumbo. i'm like, what is that? i don't know what is that. >> reporter: the church determines, they believe with devine guidance, where missionaries are placed.
. on the economy, biden unloaded, attacking mitt romney where president obama had not, on that video tape where romney called 47% of the american people victims who won't take responsibility for their lives. >> these people are my mom and dad, the people i grew up with. my neighbors. they pay more effective tax than governor romney pays on his federal income tax. >> reporter: ryan got personal. >> joe and i are from similar towns. he's from pennsylvania, i'm from wisconsin. you know what the unemployment rate in scranton is today? >> i sure do. >> it's 10%. >> yeah. >> you know what it was the day you guys came in? 8.5%. that's how it's going all around america. >> reporter: for a vice presidential debate, the stakes were high tonight. after mitt romney's big win in denver and president obama's no-show performance there, biden needed to stop the bleeding. ryan was going for the jugular, seeking to build the momentum republicans are feeling. >> the next time you hear them say, don't worry about it, we'll get a few wealthy people to pay their fair share, watch out, middle class. the tax bill is c
for joining us. the presidential race is tightening this week with polls shifting in mitt romney's favor as president obama's widely criticized performance at the first presidential debate. my colleague diane sawyer spoke with the president in the first television interview since that night. to find out what happened on stage. >> that debate, what happened? >> well, governor romney had a good night. i had a bad night. >> how bad? >> well not the first time i have had a bad night. but i think what is important that the fundamentals of what this race is about haven't changed. >> we are told you watched it split screen. >> uh-huh. >> did you? >> well i watched it afterward. >> was it painful to watch? >> no. look -- diane, i have got to tell you that these are marathons they're not sprints. >> is it possible you handed him the election that night? >> no. >> you are going to win? >> yes. >> you want it more than the first time? >> absolutely. >> but the race is close. and tensions are high. with 26 days remaining until the election we hit the campaign trail with first lady michelle obama. wh
. what happens when you take a hard core romney republican and make him watch the debate in a bar full of obama liberals? tonight, it is the great debate swap. >>> and, rod unplugged. that raspy voice, hits like "maggie may" made him one of the best-selling musicians of all time and he's setting the record straight about the women, the rumors and that famous head of hair. >>> good evening, i'm bill weir. what kind of person bullies a vulnerable child online? most parents with an internet connection realize how naive that question sound, in this age, and the relevant question is what kind of person ridicules a child's memory after she takes her own life? tonight a family doing just that, after a three years of hell that began with their 12-year-old a web cam and one bad decision. he >> reporter: this is 15-year-old amanda todd's desperate call for help. in this video of high school student details three years of torment, bullying and even she says, classmates beating her up. three weeks after posting the video on youtube, she committed suicide. since her death this video has viewed more
from home as part of a right of passage, that helped shape a young mitt romney. we bring you a day in the life of mormon missionaries. >>> the rain makers. wish you could change the weather? these guys do it for a living, flying straight into thunderstorms to try to make it rain more. in the midst of record-shattering drought, we take to the skies to see if it's the real deal. >>> and, sugar rush. from honey-rosemary macaroon sandwiches to sorbet. this pastry chef reveals the secrets to his sweet confections. >> announcer: from the global resources of abc news, with terry moran, cynthia mcfadden and bill weir in new york city, this is "nightline," october 5th, 2012. >> good evening, i'm terry moran. you might find them going door to door in a neighborhood near ewe. young men in shirts and ties, hoping to convert people to the church of jesus christ of latter day saints. one of the fastest growing religions in the world. this work is part of a demanding two-year right of passage, a journey once taken by mitt romney. abc's bob woodruff brings us this look inside. [ knocking ] >> hi,
. mitt romney made over 100 million dollars by shutting down our plant and devevastated our lives. turns out that when we built that stage it was like building my own coffin and it just made me sick. [ male announcer ] prioiorities usa actio is responsible for the content of this advertising. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] combine the pnc cashbuilder visa credit card with a qualifying pnc performance select checking account and earn 75% % more than cards earning 1% cash back on almost everything. >> hurricane sandy is having a noticeable impact on the campaign trail. president obama met with people at the red cross in northwest d.c. he will be flying off to new jersey tomorrow to join gov. chris christie for a tour of the damaged areas. >> nit romney turned his stop in ohio into a star relief effort today. boby ryan will be back with a look on your back to work and hallowing forecasting a few minutes. >> a halloween alert you need to see before tomorrow night. >> we had a good group of people. good group of employees out there
in the life of one or two people. >> reporter: it looked like a campaign stop in battleground ohio mitt romney deliberately stepped off the stump to accept leaf donations and encourage more but he avoided questions about his previous stance on the role of fema. >> governor, would you eliminate fema if you were president? >> reporter: president obama stayed in washington to visit red cross, attend briefings with governors and utility ceos. >> i think he's handled it well. >> reporter: compassionate or calculated, depending on who called into the radio show in youngstown, ohio. >> where was it when it happened in ben gaza and i and he flew t snas he learned his lesson. >> reporter: a vital corner of a vial state with 28 visits from romney this year, 19 from obama. >> president obama wasn't able to come as planned because of the storm. >> reporter: do you think that hurts his cause in ohio? >> absolutely not. i think more people respect him for doing what what the president is supposed to do. >> reporter: the drizzle wasn't enough to keem elaine from going door to door on obama's behalf tonight.
abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme. so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all. in facact, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me, but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time, but we just can't afford four more years. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >>> setting a new world record is no easy task. especially when that record is attempting to fly further than anyone has ever flown before on a futuristic water-propelled jet pack. but that's exactly what one man set out to do. and we sent abc's nick watt along for the ride. >> reporter: take one daredevil with a chiseled jaw, futuristic contraption shoots for a new world record. the longest jet pack flight over open water, 26 long miles from newport beach to catalina island. >> we're an hour in. >> reporter: no one has ever tried this before. >> it's personal flight. it's every person's dream out there. it truly is like being a
for middle class families ... they won'to far.r. yet that's ectly what mitt romney wants to do... pay for a $250,000 tax break for multi-millionaires. if mitt romney wins, the middle class loses. priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. marywe invest in them.umber one in america because but we can do even more. every year marylanders spend five hundred and fifty million dollars at casinos in other states. question 7 keeps that maryland money in maryland through expansion of gaming in maryland. it will mean hundreds of millions of dollars for our schools. as governor, i can promise you, that money will go to education. that's the law and that's what we'll do. vote for question seven. >> from colorful girl bands to goofy video stars, this summer's on slat of gangnam style is any indication korean pop is poised to make a huge splash in america and for every platinum selling supergroup there are millions of wanna be stars and one show biz boot camp where the lucky few get a shot at pop greatness. we go inside to see if we got what it takes. >> reporter: ko
. but mitt romney's budget plan will hurt the middle class, raising taxes on the average family by up to $2,000, while giving a tax break of $250,000 to multimillionaires. don't mitt romney understand we can't rebuild america by tearing down the middle class. priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertisining. >>> now, for most people, a backyard animal encounter means a run-in with a squirrel. but a small animal obsessed slice of the population has excited exotic beasts like tigers and lions to roam the domestic territory typically reserved for cats and dogs. and when they get out of hand, there's one team that swoops in. here's abc's t.j. winick. >> reporter: they aren't zoo keepers. they're pet owners. >> she never attacked me. >> because i'm her friend. i think it's -- >> reporter: blinded by love and devotion to their furry friends. >> ah! >> reporter: meet alison eastwood and donald schultz. two animal interventionists who try to tame out of control exotic animal lovers. >> instead of going in and pointing fingers, saying, what you're doing is wrong, we hold up
... and cut college aid for middle class families ... they won't go far. yet that's exactly what mitt romney wants to do... pay for a $250,000 tax break for multi-millionaires. if mitt romney wins, the middle class loses. priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> finally, a treat for those who spent the '90s glued to the soapy comings and goings of the residents of "melrose place" for seven seasons, the aaron spelling production held an audience ten million strong and despite so many seasons of the back stab and betrayals, the cast, more than happy to reunite and abc's amy robach was there. >> reporter: murder and mini skirts. cheating and cat did the fights, love, lust and revenge. >> i get what i want first. >> reporter: irresistible combination found at one famous address, "melrose place" and last month the cast was reunite ford an "enrtainment weekly" cover shoot. >> when i saw this show before i was it on, i just went, oh, my god that group looks so fun to be w i want toe on that show. a special cast. >> reporter: do you have a favorite line? >>
it and then wasting it. we can't afford four moreears. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >>> jaguars get sports cars named after them. pandas get top billing in environmental fund-raisers and then there are the critters that are the butt of the joke in a chain e-mail. but abc's matt gutman met one woman who believes even the most homeliest animals need love, too. >> reporter: they are the mythical creatures lurking in the shallows of the amazon. just bit me in the leg! >> i thought that was you rubbing my leg with your foot! >> reporter: brazil's fabled pink river dolphins, up to ten feet long. wild. powerful. and, let's fate, seriously ugly. just look at that pback, the h k hooked nose, the whiskers. do they have plastic surgery here? but as luzieucy cooke reminds u beauty is in the eye of the beholder. >> they don't look all cute like flipper. >> reporter: lucy is the host of nat geo wild's "freaks and creeps." those that hit every branch, falling all the jungle's ugly tree. >> oh! >> reporter: for her, ugly is cute. and cute is saccarine and annoying. >> ugly animals
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't afford four more years of barack obama. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >>> klansman, do you accept the light? >> reporter: the grand dragon steven howard leads his fellow klansmen in that notorious ceremony. >> do you accept the light? >> i accept this light. >> reporter: it is legal, done here in the woods on private property. it is ten years in federal prison if done on a black family's lawn to intimidate them. >> klansman, for mississippi. >> for mississippi! >> klansmen, for america. >> for america! >> klansmen, behold the fiery cross, still brilliant, all the troubled history failed to quench its flame. let me say that the cross is an inspiration, a sign of the christian religion, a symbol of faith, hope and love. we do not burn but light the cross to signify that christ is the light of the world. white power. >> white power! >> white power! >> reporter: as the fiery cross is reduced to a few sparking embers, the members leave the clearing and head back to the trailer. i want to ask you one other thing about the gun. you have it with you all the time? >> everywhere i go
is putting people back to work in america. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. ♪ >>> a week after our summit, father mike launches an audacious idea. a basketball tournament for peace. members of enemy gangs from rival neighborhoods come into the church's gym. they take on each other, competing on the basketball court. nba stars joe kim noah, taj gibson are there. >> it's a blessing to be here. >> reporter: so is the legendary isiah thomas who grew up in these neighborhoods. >> this is the nba championship for the neighborhood. >> reporter: and, from our summit, there's dre, there's mr. blast. >> no question, people here shot at each other, that have tried to kill each other. but today, just love for each other. >> reporter: and when it's over -- >> we played ball today. we did something that was better. we did something different. we changed it. >> reporter: it may seem like a small victory -- this where you agr grew up -- but these neighborhoods are filled with brave people struggling to secure small ideas. mothers, creating safe houses. fathers starting mentoring programs. derek br
people working. my priority is putting people back to work in america. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >>> they're not just for jack o lanterns and pies anymore. this year, pumpkins are getting their moment in the spotlight. and from coffee to candles, even potato chips, the pumpkin is everywhere. people can't seem to get enough. we're pleased to welcome, for the first time to this broadcast, abc's darren rovell, with this "sign of the times." >> it's a great pumpkin. >> reporter: not science lie news pulled anall-nighter has there been this much anticipation over a gourd. this is the first pumpkin spice latte of the year. >> reporter: every fall, starbucks whips the nation into a frenzy. grown men and women, excited over a $4 foaming coffee? it's gotten so intense, there's even real bidding on ebay for the special pumpkin latte sauce. no, really. 120 bucks for two jugs. and it's not just coffee. this year, there are so many new pumpkin products, you can fill a pumpkin patch. pumpkin march mallows. pumpkin pot tarts. even some pumpkin vodka to wash it all down. >> pumpkin
of barack obama. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >>> every morning, and every afternoon, you trust them with driving your kids to and from school. but now, shocking footage shows school buses karining down neighborhood streets, even running red lights with a full load of kids on board. abc's jim avila brings us this alarming look at bus drivers. >> reporter: parents trust them with precious lives. >> our bus driver is really good. >> reporter: so, when moms and dads see pictures like this, school buses barrelling through red lights, and caught hitting speeds 20 miles or more over the limit, it's shocking. >> 50 lives that you've just put in danger. >> reporter: this is baltimore. where our affiliate, wmar-abc 2 investigated hundreds of speeding and red light violations caught on tape. some of them had kids in the bus as they zoomed by the cameras. others did not. >> we took this video of these tickets. we took it to bus stops and showed it to parents as they stood there with their children. they were stunned. they were alarmed. they couldn't believe that once they put their k
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